Events

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    • “Ioco / Belcarra Cottages / Port Moody”: Screening of a video-installation by Florence Debeugny followed by a discussion on the impact of gentrification on communities

      7th Mar 2019 12:30 pm to 7th Mar 2019 12:30 pm
      7th Mar 2019 12:30:pm


      The Canadian Studies program and the Centre de la francophonie are pleased to present the screening of a video-installation entitled “Ioco / Belcarra Cottages / Port Moody”.  The 21 minute video-installation is the work of Florence Debeugny, a Vancouver-based, multi-disciplinary artist who focuses her artistic practice on architectural photography of British Columbia. This screening will be...

    • McLean Lecture Series: “Cold, Dark, and Dangerous: The Arctic and Outer Space” with Prof. Michael Byers

      13th Feb 2019 7:30 pm to 19th Mar 2019 7:30 pm
      13th Feb 2019 7:30:pm


      The UBC International Canadian Studies Centre in collaboration with Green College is pleased to present the 2019 McLean Lecture Series. Entitled “Cold, Dark, and Dangerous: The Arctic and Outer Space”, the series will be delivered by Professor Michael Byers, the Brenda and David McLean Chair in Canadian Studies. The three lectures will take place on the following dates: Wednesday, February 13: “Our 3D Arctic” Tuesday, March 5: “Space Force? Security and Cooperation in the Arctic and Space” Tuesday, March 19: “Look up! Canada as an Arctic and Space Nation”

    • Margery Fee’s first McLean Lecture: “Stories We Didn’t Hear: Controlling Traditional Oral Stories”

      9th Feb 2017 7:00 pm to 9th Feb 2017 7:00 pm
      9th Feb 2017 7:00:pm


      Margery Fee’s upcoming McLean Lectures | Canadian Studies Margery Fee, the Brenda and David McLean Chair in Canadian Studies, will deliver three lectures on Thursday evenings at 7 at Green College (Coach House) Thursday Feb 9: Stories We Didn’t Hear: Controlling Traditional Oral Stories Thursday March 9: Writing We Didn’t Read: Manifestos, Declarations and Other...

    • Canadian Studies Movie Night

      10th Nov 2016 7:00 pm to 10th Nov 2016 7:00 pm
      10th Nov 2016 7:00:pm


      The Program in Canadian Studies at UBC presents   Quebec My Country Mon Pays  A documentary by John Walker Thursday, November 10, 7 pm. Buchanan A 101   Quebec My Country Mon Pays charts the aftermath of Quebec’s Quiet Revolution in the 1960s. This social justice movement unleashed dramatic cultural and political changes that led...

    • Canadian Studies Meet and Greet

      3rd Nov 2016 6:00 pm to 3rd Nov 2016 6:00 pm
      3rd Nov 2016 6:00:pm